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Mama Penn's-Real Southern Ckng

2802 N Main St, Anderson, SC 29621-2757
+1 864-226-1545
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“fried chicken” (12 reviews)
“cornbread” (8 reviews)
“mac n cheese” (4 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2802 N Main St, Anderson, SC 29621-2757
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's home cooking like Grandma used to make. Maybe better? This restaurant has been around since the early 1970's and there's always a crowd but they do a great job of gettings folks in and out. We had a great lunch with generous portions. It...More

Thank Al T
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

My family loves to eat lunch and dinner here. They have a different special menu everyday. If you want food that tastes home cooked, then this is the place to go!

Thank kendall979
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We recently stopped in during the holiday period and had a great dinner. The service was great and the food was very good. It is always a pleasure to dine in this environment.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Food is really good; but they tend to keep the dining room a little on the chilly side. Nice selection of breakfast combos. Breakfast is served until 11:00 AM. Really like their french toast. Good place to go for a meat and three lunch or...More

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Food was good but I received rice and gravy when I asked for mashed potatoes and gravy and my husband and I both asked for cornbread but got biscuits and corn bread. I know we speak very southern but we are in a Southern Restaurant....More

Thank Lindypl51
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I know a lot people are saying "GROSS" but if you like them but hate to cook them, this is the place. I almost always get this dish. Every now and then I will try something else and it's always good.

Thank liz s
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to get a meal you may be used to eating home! Mom had meatloaf with green beans and mac-n-cheese. She loved it! They offer a wide variety of choices of entrees and sides. My salad was perfect and the vegetable soup was delicious!...More

Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My wife and I eat at Mama Penn's at least once a week. Cheaper than cooking at home. We usually choose from the meat and three menu which gives you a choice of several different meats and three veggies or 2 veggies and one dessert....More

Thank dcothran
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Meat and three done well. Clean, fresh, ample portions, fair price. The place to go in Anderson if this is your bill of fare.

Thank Ingo46
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Had the meat and three on one visit. Had breakfast on 2nd visit. Breakfast was really good. Vegies for dinner were canned but well seasoned. Recommend for cheap dining.

Thank sandsmull1952
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23 April 2015|
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Response from Rita A | Reviewed this property |
No private room. However there is a room size area toward the back of the dining area that could house about 30 people.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2802 N Main St, Anderson, SC 29621-2757
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Anderson
  • Phone Number: +1 864-226-1545
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